AMERASEKARE, CHANDRA was born on March 30, 1938 in Galle, Sri Lanka.
University of Ceylon, 1958-1961, Bachelor of Arts. University of Glasgow, United Kingdom, 1976-1977, Postgraduate Diploma. Spoken languages: Sinhala, English.
Counsil, Mission of Sri Lanka, New York, Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka since 1991. Additional Director, 1985-1991, Deputy Director, 1983-1985, Department of External Resources, Ministry of Finance, Sri Lanka. Deputy Director, 1978-1982, Assistant Director, 1974-1977, Department of National Planning, Ministry of Planning & Economic Affairs, Sri Lanka.
Assistant Controller of Imports & Exports, Department of Imports & Exports, Sri Lanka, 1971-1973. Assistant Commissioner, Department of Labour, Sri Lanka, 7071. Assistant Teacher, Department of Education, Sri Lanka, 1961-1970.
Member Sri Lanka Association of Administrative Service Officials. Sri Lanka Association of Economists.